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​​​​​​​​​​Media Contacts

Whether you're looking for an expert in outdoor recreation and wildlife issues or you're in need of an official comment about an agency action, Colorado Parks and Wildlife has a network of knowledgeable and available public information officers to assist members of the media and members of the public in finding the right source and the right information.

CPW uses a regional system to provide local and timely response to public issues around the state. This includes having four regional public information officers as well as a statewide public information officer. 

Northeast Region
Denver metro area, Ft. Collins, Estes Park, Sterling and Brush
Jennifer Churchill, 303-291-7234 

Southeast Region
Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Lamar and Salida
Abbie Walls, 719-227-5211  

Northwest Region
Grand Junction, Glenwood Springs, Steamboat Springs and Craig
Mike Porras, 970-255-6162  

Southwest Region
Durango, Montrose, Gunnison and the San Luis Valley
Joe Lewandowski, 970-375-6708 

Statewide issues
Agency policies, Parks and Wildlife Commission, endangered species, aquatic nuisance species, etc.
Matt Robbins, 303-291-7482

Using Our Name - A Styleguide for Media

Reporters should refer to our agency as Colorado Parks and Wildlife. If an abbreviation must be used, please use CPW.

The governor-appointed group that oversees our agency is the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission.

If you have any questions about how to use the agency name, please contact your regional PIO or the statewide PIO.